Re: Re: Converting notebooks to use Mathematica Player

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg82946] Re: [mg82916] Re: Converting notebooks to use Mathematica Player*From*: DrMajorBob <drmajorbob at bigfoot.com>*Date*: Sun, 4 Nov 2007 06:11:10 -0500 (EST)*References*: <ffpq9j$lfq$1@smc.vnet.net> <23614892.1194090262885.JavaMail.root@m35>*Reply-to*: drmajorbob at bigfoot.com

FYI, many of us don't use a threaded mail browser, so there is no "conversation thread" or at least no position (correct or incorrect) in the thread. I see your e-mail. That's it. Bobby On Sat, 03 Nov 2007 03:26:32 -0500, Steve Luttrell <steve at _removemefirst_luttrell.org.uk> wrote: > I just noticed that my previous response to you wasn't inserted at the > correct position in the conversation thread. Maybe that is why I haven't > had > a response (hint, hint!). Here it is again: > > Your correction (i.e. SaveDefinitions->True) doesn't fully solve the > problem, because although it ensures that Manipulate is now active, it is > not as active as I intended it to be. > > 1. In Mathematica 6 your corrected version shows the behaviour that I > intended, i.e. a 2D Ising model that continuously updates itself when the > "update" check box is selected. > > 2. In Mathematica Player (Windows XP, with no other Wolfram products > installed) the behaviour is not like this, because the only updating that > you get is the initial randomisation when you select the "update" check > box. > A little experimentation reveals that if the Player window does NOT have > focus then the Ising model updates DO occur! Irrespective of the focus of > the Player window Mathkernel.exe + MathematicaPlayer.exe use almost 100% > of > the CPU time. > -- DrMajorBob at bigfoot.com